Mountain gorillas in Rwanda

Highlights of Uganda Intimate Wildlife Safari

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Customizable Itinerary

This is a sample itinerary to inspire a personalized trip designed with your travel specialist

Countries Visited


Places Visited

Entebbe, Kibale National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Suggested Duration

8 Days

Tree-climbing lions, wild gorillas, endless herds and troops of rare chimpanzees are all yours to take in as Uganda’s wildlife highlights combine the exclusive with the iconic. Escape into the wilderness to explore the country’s three flagship destinations as you travel from the mystical rainforest to the scorched savannah and the hippo-filled channels. Intimate and authentic, this custom itinerary will be packed with some of the world’s greatest wildlife encounters.

Customizable Itinerary

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Trip Highlights

  • Journey deep into the rainforest to meet a wild gorilla troop and spend a full hour with the world’s largest primates
  • Game drive across the iconic East African savannah to find unique tree-climbing lions
  • Boat safari down the Kazinga Channel and surround yourself with hippos and the drama of the riverbank
  • Walk into the depths of the Kibale Forest to spend an hour with a troop of wild chimpanzees who impress all of your senses
  • Explore Queen Elizabeth National Park on foot as you get even closer to the legendary animals of the savannah including elephants and rare antelope species
  • Go gorilla trekking for a second time to meet a different troop for another hour of astonishing intimacy
  • Unravel the dramatic natural beauty of Uganda as you fly over the thick misty forest and across the open ochre-red of the plains
  • Discover how a Ugandan safari is all about surprise as you come across forest elephants on route to the gorillas, or the samango monkeys that hoot as you watch the chimpanzees

Starting Price

$7,915 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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